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Operation Come Home

Site: Ottawa - Gloucester St

Service: JobsFirst Youth Employment Program

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Contact Information
Office Phone 613-230-4663
Toll Free Phone 1-800-668-4663
Fax 613-230-8223
Primary Contact Leah Ebbs, Coordinator; Email:
Alternate Contact Tara Fitzpatrick, Coordinator; Email:
Address & Map
150 Gloucester St
Ottawa, ON K2P 0A6
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Mailing Address PO Box 53157 
Ottawa, ON K1N 1C5
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Description & Services
Description (Service) COVID-19 (25 Mar 2020) Operation Come Home has closed the centre for the next two weeks. Youth will continue to be supported via phone, text and email with housing, employment, addictions, mental health and more throughout the time the centre is closed. In-person services will be re-assessed on April 8th. As the phones will not be answered during the closure, please email if needed. 
18-week employment readiness program. 
First six weeks of program: group workshops * one-on-one sessions * help building organizational, job search and interview skills * resume building * professional certifications including SmartServe, WHMIS, First Aid/CPR, Financial Literacy and Conflict Resolution 
Last 12 weeks of program: job placement of participant's choice and follow-up support
Hours Mon-Fri 8 am-4 pm
Areas Served Ottawa
Eligibility Ages: 16 year(s) - 29 year(s) 
Youth 16-29 years who self-identify as having a disability
Application Call for more information or drop-in
Languages English
Fees None
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Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Established 1971
Funding Federal - Employment and Social Development Canada ; Grants ; Fundraising ; Donations - Charitable Registration Number: 119068997 RR0001 ; Corporate sponsorships
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Date Updated 13 Nov 2019
Service Categories Youth Employment Programs ~ People With Disabilities

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